Sep 14 2014 - 4:00pm

“Director Ira Sachs (Keep the Lights On) humanizes a hot-button social issue but, more importantly, turns this autumnal love story into something heartfelt and, ultimately, tragic. Bring tissues. Lots of them.” David Fear, Rolling Stone. After Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina ) get married, George is fired from his teaching post, forcing them to stay with friends separately while they sell their place and look for cheaper housing—a situation that weighs heavily on all involved

98 minutes; R

Sep 18 2014 - 6:00am

Get Up and Give!

Did you know? In just 5 years, North Texas Giving Day has raised more than $60 million for the North Texas community. The Modern Art Museum of Fort worth is grateful for your donations. Thank you!

Log on to www.northtexasgivingday.org to make your gift anytime from 6 am to midnight on Thursday, September 18, 2014. Every gift of more than $25 will go further with more than $1.5 million dollars in bonus funds and prizes!

Sep 20 2014 - 6:00pm

6–8 pm

(Associate-level members and above)

To receive an invitation, upgrade your Basic membership today! As a bonus, enjoy a discount on the upgraded membership and a gorgeous hardcover copy of the book Tadao Ando: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth! Call 817.840.2173 or visit www.themodern.org/join-and-support/become-member.

Sep 21 2014 - 10:00am to Jan 4 2015 - 5:00pm

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth presents URBAN THEATER: NEW YORK ART IN THE 1980s. Vibrant, vital, and discordant, the New York art scene of the 1980s gave rise to some of the contemporary art world’s most recognizable features. As the artists who emerged in that decade now set records at auction, the era is ripe to be reexamined. Representing in turns a cool irony, reflections on media culture, consumerism, cartoons, and street art, the work collected here re-creates the tense energy of a grittier New York.

Oct 3 2014 - 5:00pm

The first Friday of each month, the Star-Telegram, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Café Modern team up to bring you live music and cocktails from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your friends to enjoy diverse live performances, cocktail selections, and the opportunity to dine in Café Modern by night.

Performance by Kevin Townson Trio
Special Cocktail: Yummy Mummy

Oct 3 2014 - 6:00pm

Cocktails with the Curator

October 3

Join fellow Modern Contemporaries members for an after-hours tour of the exhibition Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s, led by Chief Curator Michael Auping.

Oct 3 2014 - 6:30pm

A docent-led, twenty-minute tour of the galleries is available at 6:30 pm. Admission to the galleries is $10, $4 for students and seniors, free for Modern members. On First Friday, gallery admission is free for Star-Telegram Press Pass Holders.

Oct 8 2014 - 2:00am

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live. With Gillian Anderson (The X-FilesThe Fall) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster (Lone SurvivorKill Your Darlings) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s Great ExpectationsThree Sisters at the Young Vic) as Stella.

Oct 8 2014 - 7:00pm

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live. With Gillian Anderson (The X-FilesThe Fall) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster (Lone SurvivorKill Your Darlings) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s Great ExpectationsThree Sisters at the Young Vic) as Stella.

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